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Scientists postulate association between European social upheaval and climate fluctuations over the last 2500 years

January 30th, 2011 by Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

It would seem that there are striking chronological parallels between significant variations of climate and major historical epochs, such as the Migration Period and the heyday of the Middle Ages. This is the conclusion reached following a study undertaken by researchers from Switzerland, Germany, Austria, and the USA, in which they were able to reconstruct […]